Hosted Services Exaggerate WordPress “Issues”

LearnDash

For many the decision is between using a hosted platform or one on WordPress. The program you use to create (and sell) online courses is a matter of personal taste. When discussing LearnDash with potential customers I always make a point to explain the pros and cons of using WordPress as a learning management system. Popular hosted platforms run about $99/mo, which works out to $1,188 per year. Many hosting providers have this feature automatically in place.

Comparing Video Hosting, Transcribing, and Captioning Tools

CourseArc

This can be a time-consuming process, but fortunately several tools have been created to make this easier for online teachers and instructional designers. The hosting question may seem simple: just upload to YouTube, right? Good customer service.

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Technical tips for hosting a webinar

Arlo Training & Events Software

GoToWebinar and Zoom are Arlo’s preferred platforms for webinar hosting. The good news is you probably already have all the equipment you need to host a webinar. To create a truly engaging experience, you want to ensure there are no distractions throughout the duration of your webinar.

Technical tips for hosting a webinar

Arlo Training & Events Software

While Arlo works with all webinar platforms, GoToWebinar and Zoom are our preferred platforms for hosting. The good news is you probably already have all the equipment you need to host a webinar. Well, look at that… you’re now a pro at hosting webinars!

4 Key Benefits to Moving from Self-Hosted Moodle to a Moodle Hosting Partner

eThink Education

Moodle is a free, open-source, and highly customizable learning platform, allowing educators to provide their learners with a branded, personalized, and optimized digital learning experience through a self-hosted Moodle environment or one hosted with a Moodle vendor or Certified Moodle Partner.

You do you: Helping Degreed host client content

Rustici Software

We often find ourselves talking to our customers about things that our products may not even help with, and that’s great! Customers SCORM CloudI talk to clients every day about how they differentiate themselves in an increasingly crowded L&D market.

9 Pros and Cons of Self-Hosted E-Learning

LearnDash

For many online educators, the first decision they have to make is whether to build their new online course on a hosted e-learning platform such as Udemy or Thinkific, or host it themselves on their own website using a self-hosted solution such as LearnDash or some other WordPress-friendly LMS. To help you figure that out, here’s a run-through of some of the top pros and cons of self-hosted e-learning. Pro: Your customers are your own.

The Benefits of SaaS: Hosted LMS

Association eLearning

It means software that is hosted on the provider’s servers instead of servers in-house. Once they know the software, then they have to figure out how to customize it for you. SaaS stands for Software as a Service.

How to Improve Customer Engagement with Training

LearnUpon

Now more than ever, businesses need to be proactive when it comes to customer success. You need to continuously engage your customers and prove your company’s value to them. . Engaging customers is easier said than done though. Create a customer university.

Building a global workforce that creates great customer experiences

Elucidat

Here are some top tips from Kathleen: Create brand experiences to drive sales: In a changing retail landscape, memorable brand experiences are invaluable. Look to the consumer for metrics that matter: Use customer reviews and manager observations to assess your program.

SaaS vs custom eLearning solution: How to Start an Online Tutoring Business?

mysimpleshow

As online tutor, you can leverage the video format and create video lectures and other explainer videos. So be wise and choose a platform that lets you use the format for creating rich courses backed with relevant explainer videos. What are you really good at?

Blended Training: A Host of Delivery Methods to Choose From

CommLab India

With everybody having access to information dynamically nowadays, you can offer content on Smart phones by creating customized apps. Blending different training delivery methods gives your employees a chance to learn and work at the same time. As a matter of fact, a paper by Charles D.

Business Impact of Learning: What is Customer Experience Worth to You?

Talented Learning

In both cases, employee learning directly influenced our customer experience. Wineries depend heavily on customer discretionary income. Successful high-end wineries know which aspects of their business directly influence customer decisions.

Tips for creating a workspace that increases productivity

Your Training Edge

How to create a productive work environment depends on the mood that you want to set, your brand’s mission and vision, the niche you are in, your tastes and preferences, and the list is endless. To reduce this in your office, it is appropriate to create a space for the gadgets.

How to Create a Custom Review Results Slide in Articulate Storyline

eLearning Brothers

I love the versatility of Articulate Storyline 2 and the ability to forego the default options for navigation in favor of truly custom courseware. Below, you will see the Results slide, which I also customized to my preferences. Create 10 Variables.

Best Elearning Courses for You: Custom Content or Off-the-shelf Courses

Hurix Digital

There has been a move from the regular and mundane classroom techniques, to the fresh and modern methods of eLearning which is now used to create a more conducive learning experience with custom elearning content development. Customized Courses. Customized Courses.

Custom Learning Experiences: Next Commercial Training Trend?

Talented Learning

Customer-focused organizations everywhere are making “ learning experience ” a top priority and for commercial training companies, and it has become a mission-critical requirement. Want to learn more about Custom Learning Experiences? Trending: Open Source/Custom Models.

Uniquely Yours: eFrontPro Customization Options

eFront

Whether it’s a new home, a new laptop, or a new Talent Development portal, it’s only human to want to make it yours with your own customizations. to customers that need to go beyond what’s already available in the platform for everybody. Basic customization options in eFrontPro.

How to Avoid Technology Hassles with Your Self Hosted WordPress LMS Website with Jonathan Denwood

LifterLMS

We discuss how to avoid technology hassles with your self hosted WordPress LMS website with Jonathan Denwood of WP-Tonic in this episode of the LMScast podcast with Chris Badgett. A self hosted LMS is a site you own and control. You get your own 10, 20, 30 dollar a month web hosting.

Using an LXP to Fix Learning Gaps in Customer and Channel Partner Education

Origin Fractal LXP

The makers of Quark refused to create a version of the product compatible with OSX. In this blog post, we look at how organizations can use an LXP instead of an LMS to fix learning gaps in their customer education and channel partner training plans. Customer Education.

Off-the-Shelf Content or Custom-built: Which Is Better For Your e-Learning Endeavour?

G-Cube

With the increasing need for impactful and relevant e-learning content, L&D managers often face the dilemma of – either creating learning content from scratch or buying it ‘off the shelf’.

The LMS Customization Trap: Why eThink Recommends Configuration Instead

eThink Education

It is an age-old question in the software industry… Do you need a heavily customized Learning Management System (LMS) that reflects your ideal business process flow, or are you better off adapting to an out-of-the-box product that meets most of your needs? Creating a Home for Learning.

Marketing Never Ends – How Does Product Education Help?

Talented Learning

Today we feature excellent customer education advice from Ruairi Galavan , Senior Manager of Customer Engagement at Intercom. Every New Customer Counts. Customer acquisition is an obsession among startups. I hosted how-to webinars. I created our help videos.

Self-hosted or cloud LMS? 5 questions to help you decide

LearnUpon

Choosing between a cloud LMS and self-hosted solution is one of the biggest decisions you’ll make. With a self-hosted solution, you’ll need to decide how major applications, like servers, databases and load balancers, will be resourced and budgeted. The post Self-hosted or cloud LMS?

Podcast 30: Learning From Customer Conferences – With Tristan Jordan and Tara Pawlak of Community Brands

Talented Learning

Tara and Tristan are joining us fresh on the heels of their annual customer conference, Xperience. Community conferences are a powerful way to build a brand – strengthening relationships while you celebrate customer successes and explore common challenges.

Create a Collaborative Company Culture with an LMS

TOPYX LMS

Does your company host this type of culture? Many times when organizational leaders decide to become more intentional about creating opportunities for collaboration, they simply don’t know where to start. Customized schedules. In 1915, Edward C.

20 reasons you need a custom Learning Management System

Plume - e-learning & learning management systems

We understand these frustrations which is why we’re proud to be one of the few UK-based custom learning management system developers who enable our clients to have their ideas for an online learning system fully realised and integrated as needed. Creating engaging training.

How to Create an Online Course (in 2020)

learnWorlds

Creating and selling online courses can be quite profitable, with many professionals achieving 6- and 7-figure incomes. How can I create a profitable course? Well, we created this massive guide to answer all those questions for you. How to Create an Online Course.

Workplaces playing host to millions of mobile devices

Aptara

Workplaces playing host to millions of mobile devices. Creating mobile-friendly products such as Web apps is now an imperative for B2B organizations.

Creating interactive and engaging e-content: Experiences with Articulate Storyline

G-Cube

The immense popularity and success of technology-aided learning has created the ever-increasing need to develop e-content that effectively engages the learner but all within the constraints of available timelines and budgets. Creating interactivity with Storyline is easy and quick.

Moodle Services Provider – How would you Choose the Right One?

Paradiso

One that has a customer-centric approach is the one should try considering. Ask the Moodle Service Providers for demos of Moodle Installation and other nuances like creating a course, uploading course content etc.

Why Should You Outsource Your Content Development

Hurix Digital

Because it is created using a combination of rich media formats such as audio, video, graphics, animations etc. That being said, educational institutions may not have an in-house team of instructional designers who can create media-rich content.

How to Create an E-Learning Portfolio

Rapid eLearning

Where is the Portfolio Hosted? Whether you use one of the portfolio sites or a no-programming site like Wix, you need to recognize that there are some limitations and you can’t host your courses on those sites. Here’s a post on how to host a course on Amazon S3.

Readymade vs Custom eLearning development- Which one is better?

Pinlearn

However, this idea also puts the eLearning entrepreneurs in a dilemma – “whether to buy a ready-made eLearning software or custom eLearning development?”. What is a custom eLearning software? A custom eLearning solution is developed from scratch as per personalized goals and requirements of an entrepreneur or anyone who wants to implement eLearning for business, training, customer education or blended learning.

How to do customer service training

Ed App

Knowing how to do customer service training is an important thing for any organization wishing to attract new customers and retain their old ones. Below are ways on how you can conduct an effective customer care training program. Create a plan. What do you wish your customer support team to learn? Host regular training sessions. You should frequently schedule training sessions for your customer service staff.